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Why is my skin so dry at age 50?

By July 15, 2014 - 12:20am
 
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I had a complete hysterectomy, is this the cause of my dry skin? What is the treatment for this?

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Hi Beth

Thanks for your question.

As we age, dry skin (dry everything!) often affects women due to the hormonal shifts during and after menopause or a hysterectomy that places a woman in menopause. 

We received a very similar question recently and here is the question and answer: 

http://www.empowher.com/community/ask/why-my-skin-so-dry-age-50

EmpowHER's founder Michelle KingRobson also asked this question and here is her question and the replies and solutions here: 

http://www.empowher.com/community/ask/dry-skin-after-complete-hysterectomy

Let us know what you think!

Susan

July 16, 2014 - 11:23am
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